Kansas City Southern Railway Signal Maintainer in Corpus Christi, Texas

Signal Maintainer

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POSITION SUMMARY:A Signal Maintainer does the routine FRA Inspections, maintains and installs signal structures and components such as foundations, equipment house wiring, cable; climbs poles and ladders; operates non-power hand tools such as hammers, screwdrivers, files, wrenches, pliers, shovels, picks, axes, cutters and sledgehammers; operates manual machinery equipment; and unreels and installs wires and cables overhead and underground.


  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • Candidates must be at least 18 years old

  • Candidates must have a valid commercial drivers’ license.

  • Must be able to read and understand basic information and data provided in our rule books, timetables and special instructions.


  • A Signal Maintainer must be able to work in all weather conditions and up to 12 hours per day, 16 in an emergency.

  • Candidate must also be able to remain standing for more than half of the work day with periodic breaks.

  • This position typically works four to five, eight (8) hour days – Monday through Friday and on call nights and weekends to repair Signal malfunctions.

The duties listed are representative of the job; however, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties a person may be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or is an essential function of the position.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA Employer/Veterans/Disabled. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Job Location

Corpus Christi, Texas, United States

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